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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “do”

do

auxiliary verb (FOR QUESTIONS/NEGATIVES)
用於疑問句/否定句
    // /du/ /duː/ (did, done)
used with another verb to form questions and negative sentences , including negative orders , and sometimes in affirmative sentences for reasons of style
(與另一動詞連用構成疑問句和否定句,包括倒裝句,有時因文體原因亦可用於肯定句)
Where do you work ?
你在哪裡上班?
Why did you do that?
你爲甚麽那麽做?
Why don't we have lunch together on Friday ?
我們週五何不一起吃午飯呢?
Doesn't Matthew look old these days ?
這些天馬修是不是看起來有些老?
"Didn't you realise she was deaf ?" "No I didn't."/"Of course I did."
「你沒發現她耳聾嗎?」「沒有。」/「當然發現了。」
Not only did I speak to her, I even got her autograph !
我不僅和她說了話,而且還得到了她的親筆簽名。
formal Never did I hear such a terrible noise .
我從沒聽到過如此可怕的噪音。
Don't (you) speak to me like that!
(你)別和我這樣說話!
UK Don't let's argue about it (= Let's not argue about it).
這件事我們不要再爭了。
formal So quietly did she speak (= She spoke so quietly ) that I could scarcely hear her.
她說話的聲音太小,我幾乎聽不到。
Little does he know (= He knows nothing about it), but we're flying to Geneva next weekend to celebrate his birthday .
他還不知道呢,下週末我們要飛往日內瓦去給他慶祝生日。
"I want three cakes , two chocolate bars and an ice cream ." "Do you now/ indeed ? (= That is surprising or unreasonable )."
「我要三件蛋糕、兩條巧克力棒和一個雪糕。」「你現在就要/真的要嗎?」
used instead of the main verb in questions that are added to the end of a sentence to check information
(在用來確認資訊的疑問句中代替主要動詞)
You met him at our dinner party , didn't you?
晚餐會上你和他見過面,對不對?
You don't understand the question , do you?
你沒理解這個問題,是嗎?
used instead of the main verb in questions that are added to the end of a sentence as a way of expressing surprise
(在表示驚奇的疑問句中代替主要動詞)
So Susannah and Guy finally got married , did they?
蘇珊娜和蓋伊終於結婚了,是嗎?
Expressions of surprise
(Definition of do auxiliary verb (FOR QUESTIONS/NEGATIVES) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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